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People tour the Advanced Structures and Composites Center during a press event at the University of Maine in Orono.  Maine is among the leading states utilizing clean energy, according to a report released Dec. 8, 2014, by the Pew Charitable Trusts.

Decreased funding for research and development squeezes Maine universities

University spending on research and development rose by less than half a percent nationally in fiscal year 2013, according to data released earlier this month …
Maine Attorney General Janet Mills.

AG Mills orders wind power opposition group to replace leaders or disband

PORTLAND | The statewide wind power opposition group Friends of Maine Mountains will have to shut down if it can’t restructure its five-member board …

Skowhegan man’s fiery death ruled suicide, police say

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FAIRFIELD | A 61-year-old Skowhegan man doused himself with gasoline and set himself on …

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Windham man allegedly sold cyanide to British man for $250 per gram

A Windham man faces life in prison if convicted of selling potassium …

Bangor High School wins Maine Science Bowl

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GORHAM — Future scientists went head-to-head Saturday at the 15th Annual Maine science bowl and …

Firefighters at scene of blaze on Canaan Road in Clinton

Firefighters from four towns responded at 3:43 p.m. Saturday to a fire …

A native Californian learns about Maine winter the hard way

Over the last two years I’ve learned I’m “from away.” I was born in the …

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